Touch the Wall - Miss Franklin & Kara Lynn Joyce

Please join the Chicago Smelts for an exclusive one night only screening of "Touch the Wall," a documentary film featuring Olympic swimmers Missy Franklin and Kara Lynn Joyce. The film will be shown at the Roosevelt ICON Theater in Chicago on December 17th at 6:30pm. Ticket are $12 and parking is free.

To reserve ticket, please visit the event page here:

Here is a link to the movie trailer:

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One Hour ePostal Swim

This January, the Chicago Smelts are hosting a one hour postal swim. Distance swimmers, this is your chance to shine. The objective is to see how far you can swim in one hour. You can swim any stroke in any 25 yard pool of your choosing and at any time from January 1 to January 31. You will need a friend to record your spits on this page.  Registration for this event will start soon.

The 2015 State Meet is to be held in Pleasant Prairie, WI

On October 17, ILMSA representatives from teams (1 vote per 50 team members), voted to hold the 2015 state meet at the RecPlex facility in Pleasant Prairie, WI. The meet hosts will be from Libertyville Masters and Lake Forest Swim Club. These are the same hosts as last year. In addition, the Board has agreed to host another social on Saturday of the state meet weekend, which is April 10-12. The 1650 Free will be held on Friday, April 10th. There will be 160 open spots for this event, which will be held in two pools. In addition, there will be 200 spots for the 500 Free and 200 spots for the 400IM.

Swim A Marathon this Summer!

What better way to stay fit than to swim a marathon over the summer?  

It’s easy—well sort of…
Starting June 1, 2014 count up yards, meters, miles, etc., and swim enough to equal 26.2 miles.

Download and fill out the log and registration forms.
Send in a check for $5.00 ILMSA members and $10.00 for other USMS members.  
Receive recognition on  
Have fun and stay fit! 

Registration and yardage log

ILMSA Board Phone Meeting

Date: Second Monday of every month.
Time: 7:30 PM CST
Phone Number: 559-726-1200
Access Code: 933047

Members are allowed to participate, please permit everyone to have their full say before proceeding.
Announce your name to begin a question or comment.  Only Board members are allowed to vote.

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